Resilience & Real Assets, edited by Chris Pyke

New GRESB Resilience Report Provides Recommendations for Investors and Real Asset Companies

January 3, 2019

The report reveals that leading real estate and infrastructure companies and funds are taking action to address the resilience challenge. It also identifies important areas for improvement, providing ten actionable recommendations for investors and real asset companies working to navigate evolving expectations for the management of climate risk and resilience. Drawing on the results from … Continue reading “New GRESB Resilience Report Provides Recommendations for Investors and Real Asset Companies”

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POSTPONED 7th November – Edinburgh. Sustainable and Ethical Engineering for the 21st Century

October 5, 2018

Postponed to Spring 2019 due to unforseen circumstances   The challenges of delivering sustainable infrastructure Celebrate the achievements of the Queensferry Crossing team; learn about the history of the three Firth of Forth bridges; and participate in a debate with industry experts on the current challenges of delivering sustainable and ethical engineering. When: 7th November … Continue reading “POSTPONED 7th November – Edinburgh. Sustainable and Ethical Engineering for the 21st Century”

Ian Nicholson

Seminar in Newcastle: Constructing Excellence in the North East

September 26, 2018

Come and join us on 2 October 2018 @ 8:30 – 11:00 am Ian Nicholson, Director of CEEQUAL & Infrastructure, will be accompanied by Alison Morrissy (Principal Consultant at Arcadis) and Catherine Taggart (Principal Consultant at Wood). The venue will be at DAC Beachcroft. Improving Sustainability through Best Practice CEEQUAL assists in designing and constructing … Continue reading “Seminar in Newcastle: Constructing Excellence in the North East”

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Newcastle Wastewater Treatment Works upgrade hailed as ‘excellent’

July 4, 2018

The NI Water contract team who completed a £10m upgrade at Newcastle Wastewater Treatment Works (WwTW) has been honoured with an ‘excellent’ CEEQUAL award for its engineering and environmental work. CEEQUAL – the Civil Engineering Environmental Quality Assessment and Award Scheme – honours the commitment of those in the civil engineering industry that achieve high … Continue reading “Newcastle Wastewater Treatment Works upgrade hailed as ‘excellent’”

Crossrail and Network Rail awards presentation

May 2, 2018

Infrarail introduced the knowledge hub dedicated educational theatre. We were there well represented by our Managing Director, Ian Nicholson. He addressed ”How does CEEQUAL assist in designing and constructing your sustainable infrastructure?”, followed by award presentation of for projects from Crossrail and Network Rail: Crossrail Stockley Flyover: Whole Team Award – Excellent  (80.1%) Network Rail … Continue reading “Crossrail and Network Rail awards presentation”

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Norway’s first sustainability certified construction project – Storåselva Kraftverk

April 25, 2018

The NTE-owned Storåselva power plant got its certification last week, becoming the first project in Norway to be carried out in accordance with the stringent sustainability requirements set by CEEQUAL in its certification scheme. Storåselva power plant is a new compact hydropower project outside Snåsa in Trøndelag. The developer is Nord-Trøndelag Electricity Plant (NTE), and Skanska … Continue reading “Norway’s first sustainability certified construction project – Storåselva Kraftverk”

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CEEQUAL is the sequel!

February 12, 2018

BRE revealed today that the CEEQUAL name will be retained for their combined sustainability rating schemes for civil engineering and infrastructure. Pre-registration of projects to the new scheme – CEEQUAL (2018) – is now open in advance of the full launch later this year. This will enable early stage infrastructure project teams interested in applying … Continue reading “CEEQUAL is the sequel!”

Infrarail, 1-3 May 2018

Infrarail, 1-3 May 2018: The UK’s railway infrastructure exhibition

January 30, 2018

Find CEEQUAL on stand E71 at the UK’s biggest rail event on 1-3 May 2018 at London ExCeL. CEEQUAL will be at Infrarail on 1-3 May 2018 with other leading organisations from across the rail sector. The event brings together the current leaders of the rail industry to display and discuss the latest innovations and … Continue reading “Infrarail, 1-3 May 2018: The UK’s railway infrastructure exhibition”